School Improvement & Innovation Plan

School Innovation and Improvement Plan At-a-Glance

  • 2020-2021

  • Fairhill Elementary School

  • Region 2

  • Candace Hunstad, Principal  

SMARTR Goal 1: By the end of the 2020-2021 school year, students will demonstrate the Portrait of a Graduate trait of Resilient Individual by reflecting on their “Hopes and Dreams.” Students will achieve at least 1 of their goals from BOY, or demonstrate they have reflected on what steps need to be taken to achieve at least 1 of their goals.

Strategy 1

Teachers will introduce Hopes and Dreams to students during the beginning of the school year and will regularly reflect on these goals throughout the school year.

Strategy 2

Teachers will use POG materials to facilitate conversations with students about their progress toward reaching one of their goals.

 

SMARTR Goal 2: Family Engagement

By the end of the 20-21 school year, parent engagement will increase by 20%, as measured by parent attendance in monthly Town Hall Meetings/Coffee Talks.

 

Strategy 1

 Fairhill staff will hold monthly town hall meetings/ coffee talks centered around high interest, relevant, and culturally responsive topics.

Strategy 2

We will increase access and participation at monthly town hall meetings/ coffee talks.

 

SMARTR Goal 3: Student Engagement

By the end of the 20-21 school year, the overall student rate for engagement will increase by 20%, as measured by student feedback via survey.

Strategy 1

Fairhill staff members will routinely incorporate high-leverage strategies, rooted in instructional best practice, to positively impact and support student engagement throughout the instructional day, whether virtually or in-person.

Strategy 2

Fairhill staff members will connect regularly with families to support them in understanding how students might engage with their learning, whether virtually or in-person.